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Jonathan in THE RUSSIANS ARE
COMING, THE RUSSIANS ARE COMING.
About Jonathan Winters (1925 – 2013)
Jonathan Winters was born on November 11,1925 in Dayton, Ohio.
He is very close friend of Robin Williams (the two paired up for the TV show "Mork & Mindy" (1978) with much of their material ad-libbed).
Winters got his start in show business by winning a talent contest. This led to a children's TV show in Dayton in 1950. He also then got a game show and a talk show. Jonathan Winters made 10 comedy recordings for which he was nominated for the Grammy 10 times and won once.
During World War II Jonathan Winters served in the Marines.
Winters is an accomplished abstract painter. Has painted a series of abstractionist artwork which was collected into a book entitled "Hang Ups".
Jonathan Winters's notable movie credits include...
CATTLE CALL (2006)
THE ADVENTURES OF ROCKY & BULLWINKLE
THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF JOHATHAN WINTERS
THE WACKY WORLD OF JONATHAN WINTER (1972 - TV)
THE JONATHAN WINTER SHOW (1967 - TV)
IT'S A MAD, MAD, MAD, MAD WORLD
Jonathan Winters in THE SHADOW (1994).
Jonathan Winters, with Phil Silvers, in IT'S A MAD, MAD, MAD, MAD WORLD.